Former President (November 2004 to March 2012)
Rev.T. J. Abraham.
Sunny Dale, Nalanchira P.O., Trivandrum
Did Schooling in Kerala, Intermediate from Ajmer University and graduation from Punjab University. Served in the Indian Army for 5 years and thereafter in the Ministry of Works, Housing and Supplies of Government of India for another 5 years. Gave up the above job to study in the Leonard Theological College, Jabalpur and took B.Th. Did Bachelor of Divinity from the Serampore University and served as a Minister for 42 years in the Mar Thoma Church. Now settled at Trivandrum leading a retired life. Presently fully engaged with the activities of the GRAMA JYOTHI SPECIAL SCHOOL as its President.
President (14th March, 2012)
Very Rev. Abraham Samuel.
35 B/ Bapuji Nagar, Dushiyoorkonam Lane
Pongumoodu, Medical College P.O.
Thiruvananthapuram – 11
Very Rev. Abraham Samuel, Chuttiparayil, is originally from Naranganam, Kozhencherry, now settled in Thiruvananthapuram, with Kochamma Mrs. Valsamma Abraham.
After schooling and theological studies at the age of 22, he was ordained as Deacon on 21st May, 1966 and the following year on 14th October, as Priest. From then till June 2005, Achen served in 26 parishes under all diocese of Mar Thoma Church in India. Thereafter he was elevated as the Senior Vicar General of our Church on 22nd June and served the Sabha till retirement on 27th January, 2009.
Rev. K .E .Geevarghese
Mar Thoma Bhavan, No.77, 6th Avenue
Harrington Road, Chetpet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Kerala - 690533
After schooling from native place, done B.Sc (Chemistry) from Bishop Moore college Mavelikkara, M.Sc (Chemistry) from Mar Thoma College Thiruvalla, B.Ed from Titus II Teacher's College, Thiruvalla, B.D. from Mar Thoma Theological Seminary of Serampore University. Now serving as a Minister in the Mar Thoma Church.
Position held: 1. Bishop's Secretary (Trivandrum- Kollam Diocese)
2. Diocesan Secretary (Trivandrum- Kollam Diocese)
At present working as the Bishop's Secretary of Chennai-Bangalore Diocese. Married to Reena Alexander (Doctor)
Charivukalayil, B-1 BSNRA, Nalanchira P.O.
Phone: 0471- 2533246
Did his Schooling in Kerala, Intermediate (Agriculture) at Allahabad, B.Sc Agriculture (Hons) from Kanpur University. Taken a six months diploma course in Sericulture from the Central Sericulture Research and Training Institute, Mysore of Central Silk Board of Government of India. Also successfully completed three months training in Composite Technology in Sericulture from the Sericulture Research Institute Zhunjiang, China, the premier Institute of Chinese National Government.
Since 1980 working under Government of Kerala in various capacities.( as Agricultural Officer in KLD & MM Board and in the Department of Agriculture, as District Sericulture Officer in KK&V I Board and in SERIFED, also worked as the Managing Director of SERIFED.
Presently working as the Assistant Director of Agriculture, implementing a special scheme dealing with converting organic waste (kitchen/market waste) into vermicompost and promoting organic vegetable cultivation on roof tops.
Church affiliation: Marthomite-member of Bethel Mar Thoma Church Mokkolakkal.
Mr. Thomas Chacko
Rose Gardens, Kallayam P.O.
Retired Mechanical Engineer. Worked in the construction wing of Thermal Power Station of Neyveli Lignite Power Corporation,Tamil Nadu as Assistant Executive Engineer(Mechanical). Thereafter worked in the design wing of Specialist Engineering unit of National Gas Liquefaction Plant of ARAMCO Saudi Arabia for 18 years.
Church Affiliation: Member of the Bethel Mar Thoma Church.Mukkolakkal Trivandrum. And presently holding the post of the Trustee (Finance).
Educational Qualification: Obtained graduation (B.Sc Botany) from Mar Ivanios College,Trivandrum. Did Masters degree in Genetics and Plant Breeding from Kerala University. Also studied Geman language and obtained Certificate, Diploma and PostDiploma from University of Kerala. Obtained a Ph.d in Genetics from the Regional Cancer Centre affiliated to the University of Kerala in 1992. Took an LL.B degree from Kerala University in 2005. Studied for one year (1978-1979)at Concordia University in Wisconsin U.S.A and obtained a Certificate in Lay Ministry.
Employment record: Worked in the Department of Botany under Kerala University for 28 years in various capacities and retired as Scientific Officer
Membership in Voluntary Association:
a) Darshan Nagar Association: It is a registered residential association of more than 210 families. Held various posts in the executive committee such as Member, Treasurer, Secretary, Vice-President, President. Presently continuing as Member.
b) Bethel Evangelism Fellowship (B E F): A registered organisation for the promotion of evangelism and social service. Affiliated to the Lutheran Church- Missouri synod,U.S.A and other contacts with LutheranChurches in Germany and Scandinavian countries. Held the post of Vice President for 6 years and President for 3 years.
c) Life member of Freemen's Club ( service club)
d) Held membership in different scientific organisations.
Church Affiliation: Member of Bethel Mar Thoma Church, Mukkolakkal, Trivandrum. Held the post of Vice President for 1 year.Presently occupying the post of Trustee ( Accounts).
John. C. Kurien
Chirayil, Pachakkadu, Vattappara.P.O
Kottayam - 686010
Phone: 0481 - 2570676
Date of Birth: 20th -August 1952
Educational Qualification: Schooling from M. T. Seminary High School, Kottayam, Pre-degree and Graduation from C.M.S. College, M.A. (English Lit.) from Kerala University. Then took Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management from Bangalore.
(1)Zonal Sales Officer,Sikkim-Bhutan Distilleries for 2 years.
(2) Sales Executive,Roneo VickersLtd for 2 years.
(3) Assistant Branch Manager, Cag Ltd for 6 month.
Then joined HANTEX (Kerala State Handloom Weaver's Co- operative Society Ltd) Trivandrum, Kerala and worked as Regional Manager for 6 years, as Deputy Marketing Manager for 7 years.
At present working as the Administrative officer for the last 8 years.
Mrs. Anamika Thomas
Wife of Mr. Thomas Mammen, Great granddaughter of Shri Sushil Kumar Rudra (1st Indian Principal of St.Stephen's College Delhi) and Daughter of Mr Ajoy Kumar Ghose & Ms Sushila Rudra.
Born and brought-up in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. Schooling from Girls High School, Intermediate from St. Marys Convent and B.A. from the University of Allahabad. B.Ed from Annamalai University.1 year. Secretarial Training from Y.W.C.A. NewDelhi.
As Assistant Production Manager in a Private Garment Export Company at Okhla New Delhi for 3 1/2 years.
As Teacher at St. Thomas Central School for 7 years.
Now doing full-time honorary work at Grama Jyothi Special School.